Purdis Heath lies to the north of the Suffolk Show Ground approximately 2 miles from the centre of Ipswich. The land is accessed off Purdis Farm Lane and extends to approximately 17 hectares (42.04 acres).
The land is classified as heathland and in recent years has been managed by the Butterfly Conservation Group.
Tenure The land is freehold with vacant possession.
Minerals, Timber & Sporting Rights These are to be included in the sale as far as they are owned by the seller.
Wayleaves, Easements & Rights of Way The property is sold subject to and with the benefit of all existing wayleaves, easements, quasi-easements, rights of way, covenants or restrictions, whether referred to in these details or not.
The land is designated by Natural England as access land subject to the CROW Act.
Site Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI). The majority of the property is subject to the Ipswich Heaths SSSI. The belts of woodland parallel to Purdis Avenue and Bucklesham Road are excluded from the SSSI.
Purdis Heath is recognised as being one of the best remnants of a formerly extensive attractive heathland which lays to the east of Ipswich and forms the southern limit of the "sandlings" heaths of East Suffolk.
The heath includes areas of heather, acid grassland together with stands of bracken, gorse and birch, together with important flora and fauna.
The heath favours the silver-studded blue butterfly together with the common blue and small heath butterflies.
Secondary woodland of young oak and birch is confined mainly to the outlined parts of the site and supports a variety of birds including nightingale, white throat, willow warbler and tawny owl.
Viewing By appointment through the seller's agent. If there are any particular points of importance or specific queries regarding the property, then please discuss these with the seller's agent before travelling.
Method of Sale The property is offered for sale as a whole by private treaty.
Local Authority Suffolk Coastal District Council, Melton Hill, Woodbridge, Suffolk, IP12 1AU Telephone - 01394 383789
The property comprises a surfaced, level car park with an ‘in’ and ‘out’, marked to provide 70 parking bays, with a prominent frontage to Handford Road. The recently completed McCarthy & Stone scheme, Booth Court, lies immediately adjacent to the south whilst the junction with Portman Road lies a short distance to the north with the town centre beyond. The town centre, with a mix of leading retailers and civic buildings etc are all within easy walking distance.
The site comprises a level and rectangular shaped site extending to approx. 1.8 acres (0.73 ha). Capable of providing a warehouse/industrial unit of up to approx. 40,000 sq ft (3,716 sq m), subject to planning.
Anglia Parkway North
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